Eion Joseph Gerard Morgan is an Irish cricketer who captains England cricket team in limited-overs cricket. A left-handed batsman, and plays county cricket for Middlesex and has played for England in Tests, One-day internationals and T20 cricket. Under his captaincy, England cricket team won the ICC cricket world cup. Becoming the world champions for the first time. Becoming world the champions for the first time in their history. His ability to hit boundaries at the end of the innings sees him labeled as a “finisher”, he is also among the most skillful of exponents of the reverse sweep.
Eion Morgan wife:
Eion Morgan and his wife Tara Ridgway first met in 2010 when Morgan was helping England to take on Australia in Ashes. Ridgway comes from Adelaide and now based in London. She works in PR for fashion house Burberry. Morgan and Ridgway get married on November 2018 at the historic, Babington house in Somerset. A host of fellow cricketers attended the wedding, including Brendon McCullum, Jason Roy, Jos Buttler, and Mark Wood.
but Morgan is hoping for a career-defining day at the office when his side steps out at the Lord’s to face New Zealand in the world cup final.
“It is the culmination of four years of hard work, dedication, and planning”.
Eion Morgan IPL:
Eion Morgan played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2010 Indian Premier League season. From 2011 to 2013 he played for Kolkatta knight Riders. In 2014 Morgan decided not to enter the IPL 2014 but played for Sunrises Hyderabad in 2015 and 2016. In IPL 2017 auctions, he was bought by Kings XI Punjab
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Eion Joseph Gregard Morgan is an Irish cricketer who is the captain of England cricket team in limited-overs cricket. A left-handed batsman, and played county cricket for Middlesex and has played for England in Tests, One-day international and T20.
Born: September 10, 1986 (age 33 years) Dublin, Ireland.
Height: 1.75 m
Spouse: Tara Ridgway (m .2018)
Eion Morgan Career:
In April 2019, he was named as the captain of England’s squad for the Icc cricket world cup 2019. In the opening match against South Africa, Morgan played his 200th ODI match for England and scored his 7,000 runs in ODIs. On 14 June 2019, match against West Indies, Morgan played his 300th International match for England.
On 18 June 2019, match against Afghanistan at Old Trafford, Morgan scored 148 runs off just 71 balls. His innings including 17 sixes, most sixes by an individual in an innings. His team scored a total of 25 sixes, most sixes by a team in an innings. Morgan’s century came from 57 balls, the fastest by an England batsman in a World cup match. On 21 June 2019, a match against Sri Lanka, Morgan scored his 9,000th International runs for England.
On 14 July 2019, led by Morgan, England won the world cup for the first time in their history, beating New Zealand in the final on the boundaries after the match and super over were tied.